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EpiPen shortage persists for some: Lifesaving device still in short supply as prices rise
DULUTH — When he was 13 months old, Keenan Oswald's mom gave him a taste of a new treat: peanut butter toast. "He stuck it on his tongue,...
5 hours 22 min ago
September 7, 2018
Senior Connections offers infor on Medicare
Douglas County residents age 60s or older are invited to get a better understanding of the puzzle that is Medicare and its many options. Senior Connections is hosting a presentation on the subject from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Superior Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave. Brenda...
September 7, 2018 - 8:15am
August 28, 2018
Health officials issue caution on blue-green algae
Douglas County Public Health officials are reminding people to be on the alert for blue-green algae blooms in Douglas County waterways this summer, and to avoid swimming or letting pets play in water where a visible scum or mat of blue-green algae is present. "When blue-green algae...
August 28, 2018 - 8:26am
August 17, 2018
Superior business offers firefighters fitness, anytime
Superior firefighters were presented this week with a gift from Anytime Fitness: about $30,000 worth of strength equipment. The Superior fitness...
August 17, 2018 - 9:06am
We've become a nation of snackers
Gobble, gulp and go is the theme of eating in America. We're snacking more than ever and overhauling the very definition of the American meal. Snack food is becoming the meal. There's not even a good definition of what constitutes a snack and what is a meal.
August 17, 2018 - 8:56am
August 10, 2018
NAMI hosts dinner to benefit mental health
The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Douglas County hosts a benefit dinner to support programming related to mental health in Douglas County. The benefit will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Belgian Club in Superior. Admission is $5. There will be a taco buffet, silent...
August 10, 2018 - 7:48am
August 3, 2018
Gordon fundraiser focuses on neighbors
A silent auction fundraiser for Circle of Hope and Gordon's Pam Boettcher, who is battling breast cancer, will take place from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday in the Gordon town hall. Visitors will have a chance to win signed sports memorabilia from the Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings,...
August 3, 2018 - 8:16am
July 10, 2018
Eating disorders don’t always match the stereotypes
Tara Haakonson thought she was healthier than she'd ever been. In her freshman year at the University of Minnesota Duluth, the St. Cloud-area...
July 10, 2018 - 8:07am
June 5, 2018
Sharing health costs with faith
DULUTH—Joe and Dorothy Sayers disagree, slightly, on what their monthly health insurance premium had risen to six or seven years back....
June 5, 2018 - 9:47am
Try kohlrabi, cabbage's crazy cousin
If you're looking for a new vegetable, give cabbage's crazy cousin a try. Consider kohlrabi, an uncommon vegetable that's mainly eaten in central and eastern Europe. The plants thrive in a cool climate like ours. You also can find kohlrabi in grocery store produce sections and farmers'...
June 5, 2018 - 7:49am
May 25, 2018
Elder benefit specialists and ethical considerations
The Wisconsin Legislature created the Elder Benefit Specialist Program in the late 1970s to provide legal advocacy to older residents of the state. The EBS program is funded with a combination of local, state and federal funds. At least one specialist serves every Wisconsin county...
May 25, 2018 - 8:09am
Make sure olive oil makes the grade when selecting
Olive oil has a healthy reputation, but you've probably wondered if it's worth paying a healthy price for a bottle. Research shows olive oil can lower your risk for heart disease and cancer, improve insulin sensitivity and reduce inflammation. The health benefits are attributed to...
May 25, 2018 - 8:00am
April 24, 2018
STDs rising in Minnesota
DULUTH -- The number of sexually transmitted diseases increased in Minnesota last year, continuing an unwelcome trend and giving health officials...
April 24, 2018 - 6:18pm
March 30, 2018
New center makes a splash in Minong
Fitness soared to a new level in Minong last weekend with the opening of Jack Link's Aquatic and Activity Center. "There are a lot of new opportunities in Minong that weren't here before," said executive director Ken Weinaug. Since developers broke ground for the 40,500-square-foot...
March 30, 2018 - 8:27am
March 23, 2018
Duluth man's weight-loss journey begins at Essentia
David Westerberg's lightbulb moment came after visiting a loved one who'd had a heart attack. A case manager for the Salvation Army, the 47-year-old...
March 23, 2018 - 8:05am